June 2017 Highlights
By the Numbers
|7||Instructional sessions were taught Academic Services|
|10||New whiteboards were distributed across the public areas in Hale Library|
|60||Middle and high school students attended 4H Days|
|146||Views of lass and research guides|
|219||Meetings or events were hosted by Building Services|
|394||Interactions took place at the Libraries’ resource booth during June’s Orientation and Enrollment|
|513||Documents were delivered to K-Staters by Interlibrary Services|
|1195||Items were loaned out to other institutions by Interlibrary Services|
|1223||Items borrowed from other institutions by Interlibrary Services|
|3306||Items checked out, returned, or renewed at K-State Libraries (Manhattan)|
|5193||Active class and research guides|
|5506||Users visited New Prairie Press|
|10061||Users visited K-REx|
|21935||New Prairie Press page views|
|22178||Individuals visited Hale Library|
|24473||Scholarly publications were downloaded through New Prairie Press|
|31169||K-Rex page views|
Joelle Pitts, Sara Kearns, and Heather Collins. Creating and Sharing Library Instruction. Chicago: Neal Schuman, 2017.
IT Services implemented the custom-created Adwords application into the Libraries' catalog, allowing for additional entries that assist with successful search results.
Rachel Miles was appointed Vice Co-Chair to the NASIG Communications Committee. Miles also received the CopyrightX Certificate from Harvard Law School.
Lori Goetsch attended a Kansas Humanities Council board meeting and the American Library Association where she completed her appointments on the ALA Budget Analysis and Review Committee and Conference Accessibility Working Group.
The Morse Department of Special Collections hosted members of the Alumni Association Board who saw the Chisholm Trail exhibit and selected special collections/university archives materials.
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